Final exam set 1

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  1. Punishments of lawbreakers has several purposes
    True
  2. He suggest that punishments is designed to achieve the goal of
    retribution or social retaliation
  3. Prevents a violator from misbehaving during the time he or she is being punished.
    -(punishment also involves this)
    incapacitation
  4. The most obvious, controversial, and emotional issue in the concept of deterrence is
    The death penalty
  5. More likely to affect the poor and minority – group members than more affluent whites
    Death penalty
  6. The ones the threat of capital punishment is meant to prevent
    Those particularly heinous killings
  7. The formal control of deviant behavior ____ to criminal sanctions
    is not limited
  8. ** The formal control of deviant behavior is not limited to criminal sanctions – T/F
    True
  9. Refers to the process of defining behavior as a medical problem or illness and mandating the medical profession to provide treatment for it.
    Medicalization
  10. Example of Medicalization
    drug abuse, alcoholism, viewing violence as a genetic or psychological disorder

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Final exam set 1
Updated:
2016-12-06 17:29:21
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law society
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